The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 77 98
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.25% 3.09% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.43% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 37
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £61,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1078 1635 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.76% 90.23% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 5668 6522
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Reading

BDD
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in Reading.

Salary trend for BDD in Reading

BDD
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for BDD.

1 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (70.15%) TDD
3 44 (65.67%) Java
4 28 (41.79%) Git (software)
5 27 (40.30%) Test Automation
6 25 (37.31%) Selenium
7 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
7 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
8 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (32.84%) Scrum
9 19 (28.36%) Web Services
9 19 (28.36%) XML
9 19 (28.36%) WebDriver
9 19 (28.36%) Cucumber
10 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
10 18 (26.87%) HTML
11 17 (25.37%) SQL
11 17 (25.37%) Open Source
12 16 (23.88%) C#
13 15 (22.39%) Subversion
13 15 (22.39%) JIRA
14 13 (19.40%) QA
14 13 (19.40%) RESTful
14 13 (19.40%) Protractor
15 12 (17.91%) Degree
15 12 (17.91%) Maven
16 11 (16.42%) Linux
16 11 (16.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
16 11 (16.42%) Node.js

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) JBoss
1 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) IaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) SaaS
4 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Big Data
2 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
2 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.94%) Neo4j
2 8 (11.94%) Pentaho
2 8 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Git (software)
2 25 (37.31%) Selenium
3 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
4 19 (28.36%) Cucumber
4 19 (28.36%) WebDriver
5 15 (22.39%) JIRA
5 15 (22.39%) Subversion
6 13 (19.40%) Protractor
7 12 (17.91%) Maven
8 11 (16.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
9 10 (14.93%) Appium
10 8 (11.94%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (5.97%) JMeter
11 4 (5.97%) LoadRunner
12 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
12 3 (4.48%) Gatling
12 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
12 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
12 3 (4.48%) TestLink
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Publishing
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Games
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Software Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Software Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Test Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Big Data Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
6 5 (7.46%) Development Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Automation Specialist
6 5 (7.46%) Test Specialist
6 5 (7.46%) Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Junior
7 4 (5.97%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
2 19 (28.36%) Web Services
2 19 (28.36%) XML
3 18 (26.87%) HTML
4 13 (19.40%) RESTful
5 11 (16.42%) Node.js
6 9 (13.43%) CSS
7 8 (11.94%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (11.94%) Apache Camel
7 8 (11.94%) Apache CXF
7 8 (11.94%) D3.js
7 8 (11.94%) Drools
7 8 (11.94%) jBPM
8 7 (10.45%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (8.96%) .NET
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
10 5 (7.46%) CSS3
10 5 (7.46%) HTML5
11 4 (5.97%) REST
12 2 (2.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
1 9 (13.43%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) CentOS
2 8 (11.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (70.15%) TDD
3 27 (40.30%) Test Automation
4 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (32.84%) Scrum
5 17 (25.37%) Open Source
6 11 (16.42%) SDET
7 9 (13.43%) Logistics
8 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.45%) DevOps
9 7 (10.45%) Open Source Development
9 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.96%) API Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Test Strategy
11 5 (7.46%) Build Automation
11 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.46%) SOA
11 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 16 (23.88%) C#
5 10 (14.93%) Python
6 8 (11.94%) Jython
7 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) ES6
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (11.94%) Talend
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.49%) Apigee
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
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